Pedro dos Reis
Born in 1975 at Lisbon, Portugal, where he currently lives. Since 2002, when had a Photography Course at MEF, Pedro dos Reis has been developing work in the visual arts, namely using photography and video.
From his body of work some of the hightlights are collaboration with magazines, both in Portugal and other countries, like Sonic Scope Quarterly, Dif, Bant Magazine, LVHRD Mgzn, Parq and Bypass; collaborative projects, like Globalcity Project – which is the author, Unsound Thinkers and Exquisite Corpse (with multimedia artist Peishan Kao, presented at NYU and Monkey Town); and also participated in some image and sound festivals, like Mascavado – Experimental music, sound and video art festival, Amsterdam Film Experience, Out.fest – Encontros de Som e Imagem do Barreiro and Atlantic Waves – London International Festival of Exploratory Music, where he collaborated with musicians like Nuno Moita, André Gonçalves, Tim Hecker, Rodrigo Dias and Gonçalo Silva. Also participated in collective shows like Projeto Lisboa (in 2007), and solo shows in 2011, at Porto, at Fundação – space programmed by Cristina Regadas, José Almeida Pereira e Miguel Flor and at Pickpocket Gallery, Lisbon.
In parallel he as also pursuit work in art writing collaborating with Artecapital.net (from 2008 to 2009), Bypass (in 2009) and Artes & Leilões (in 2010).